Our vision is that "no one should have to live on our streets". Our mission is "to get the homeless to a home."
There comes a stage in the downward path of certain human beings at which point, they literally can no longer help themselves. At that point someone has to step in and give them a lift; The Haven Night Shelter Welfare Organisation provides temporary shelter, physical care, social welfare and family re-unification services to adult homeless persons typically described as "street people" or "vagrants" in the Western Cape.
Established in 1978 in Cape Town, South Africa, registered as a Section 21 (a) (Not for Gain) Public Company in 1983. Registered as a Non Profit Organisation in 2000 and as a Public Benefit Organisation in 2004.